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Mokena’s Jaden Soroka, a Lincoln-Way Central senior, was awarded a Chick Evans Scholarship for golf caddies. Photo submitted
Steve Millar, Sports Editor
5:15 pm CST February 13, 2020

When Jaden Soroka was awarded a Chick Evans scholarship from the Western Golf Association, it symbolized more than just free tuition. For Jaden and his family, it was a positive moment to treasure. 

“I said in my interview for the scholarship that, for me, this was mostly for my family,” Soroka said. “My brother [Julian] passed away [in 2016, at the age of 18]. We’ve been through some rough stuff.